Semi State of Emergency Goes to Parliament

[Zambia Reports] Vice President Inonge Wina is today expected to lay on the table of the house a motion to confirm and extend the declaration of a state of threatened public emergency by President Edgar Lungu.

[Zambia Reports] Vice President Inonge Wina is today expected to lay on the table of the house a motion to confirm and extend the declaration of a state of threatened public emergency by President Edgar Lungu.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Food Crises Getting Worse in Somalia, Kenya

[VOA] Severe food crises are growing in Kenya and Somalia, as the Horn of Africa continues to receive below-normal rainfall, according to the Famine Early Warning Systems Network.

[VOA] Severe food crises are growing in Kenya and Somalia, as the Horn of Africa continues to receive below-normal rainfall, according to the Famine Early Warning Systems Network.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Navy Strengthens Security for Country’s Territorial Waters

[ANGOP] Soyo -The commander of the Angolan Navy, Admiral Francisco José, last Monday in Soyo City, northern Zaire Province, reiterated the commitment of this branch of the Angolan Armed Forces (FAA) to the defence and protection of the country’s territorial waters and exclusive economic zone.

[ANGOP] Soyo -The commander of the Angolan Navy, Admiral Francisco José, last Monday in Soyo City, northern Zaire Province, reiterated the commitment of this branch of the Angolan Armed Forces (FAA) to the defence and protection of the country's territorial waters and exclusive economic zone.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Cosafa Stumble Not Entirely Down to Nyirenda

[Zambia Reports] Chipolopolo coach Wedson Nyirenda must feel like the loneliest man on planet earth today. Nyirenda has taken some stick from every imaginable angle with almost everyone yearning to see the back of his head. There has been no opportunit…

[Zambia Reports] Chipolopolo coach Wedson Nyirenda must feel like the loneliest man on planet earth today. Nyirenda has taken some stick from every imaginable angle with almost everyone yearning to see the back of his head. There has been no opportunity for the three time league winning coach to give his side of the story.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Nine Villagers Beheaded in a Brutal Al-Shabaab Attack

[Daily Maverick] A guerilla attack on a Kenyan village has created a new face of terror in the volatile region, with the Somalia-based militia moving from their traditional Improvised Explosive Devices and masked gunmen in their previous attacks. By NJ…

[Daily Maverick] A guerilla attack on a Kenyan village has created a new face of terror in the volatile region, with the Somalia-based militia moving from their traditional Improvised Explosive Devices and masked gunmen in their previous attacks. By NJERI KIMANI.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

SME Bank’s Financial Troubles Get Worse

[Namibian] The SME Bank’s financial woes have worsened to such an extent that it only had about N$3,8 million available yesterday to meet the demands of clients who have deposited hundreds of millions of Namibia dollars with the bank.

[Namibian] The SME Bank's financial woes have worsened to such an extent that it only had about N$3,8 million available yesterday to meet the demands of clients who have deposited hundreds of millions of Namibia dollars with the bank.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Former Nigerian University VC Sent to Prison Over Alleged N1.4 Billion Fraud

[Premium Times] A former Vice Chancellor of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Anthony Elujoba, has been remanded in Ilesha Prisons after the bail application was dismissed.

[Premium Times] A former Vice Chancellor of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Anthony Elujoba, has been remanded in Ilesha Prisons after the bail application was dismissed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

President’s Envoy Arrives in Rome

[ANGOP] Rome -A message from the Angolan Head of State, José Eduardo dos Santos, is to be handed on Tuesday to the Italian Prime Minister, Paolo Gentiloni, by the Angolan Defence minister, João Lourenço, who arrived in Rome last Monday.

[ANGOP] Rome -A message from the Angolan Head of State, José Eduardo dos Santos, is to be handed on Tuesday to the Italian Prime Minister, Paolo Gentiloni, by the Angolan Defence minister, João Lourenço, who arrived in Rome last Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola